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Automotive Technology
Meridian Professional-Technical High School, Meridian, IdahoHoisting an SUV

Instructors: Randy Mahler and David Rhoades

Meridian High School Principal: Geoff Stands
Mountain View High School Principal: Aaron Maybon
Rocky Mountain High School Principal: Mike Hirano

PTE Administrator: Staci Low

PTE Coordinator: Angie Neal

PTE Magnet Outreach Facility: Dena Pengilly

Meridian District Superintendent: Dr. Linda Clark

Region III Tech Prep Coordinator: Cheryl Korn

The Automotive Technology Professional-Technical school program in Meridian is a National Technician Education Foundation Certified Program in brakes, electrical and electronic systems, engine performance, suspension, and steering. The program features an automotive services school-based enterprise—a NAPA Auto Care Center—to serve individuals and families in the community. Students work on real vehicles in a situation that simulates industry. They diagnose, order parts, communicate with customers, and perform repairs. The program collaborates with Heritage Automotive to provide free services on Veterans’ Day, and with other industry partners to enrich the program with resources and expert assistance.


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